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Old 09-09-2019, 03:22 PM
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Originally Posted by kirkrapine View Post
Perhaps "Save the unicorns!" would be an effective message. (It is generally believed that the legendary/heraldic unicorn was based on third-hand accounts of the rhino -- medieval Europeans would never actually have seen one, so they rendered the story into a "one-horned horse.")
The animal usually cited is the Oryx. When seen in profile, their long straight horns may appear as a single horn. They are also much closer in shape to a horse than the rhino is.